Dance

Odissi Guru Mayadhar Raut’s Eviction From Govt Accommodation Sparks Outrage

New Delhi: Mayadhar Raut, an Odissi maestro and a Padma Shri awardee, was forced on to the streets of Delhi…

April 28, 2022

Ukraine Under Attack: After Actress, Ballet Star Killed In Russian Shelling

Kyiv: Two days after Ukrainian actress Oksana Shvets was killed in the ongoing war, ballet star Artyom Datsishin succumbed to…

March 19, 2022

Remembering Birju Maharaj Ji: A Saint, Guide, Poet & A Profound Musician

At around 2 am on Monday that my phone rang many times, but was unanswered. It was my friend from…

January 18, 2022

Om Shanti, Panditji

The stage is echoingly silent The lights are all off today Empty chairs & undrawn curtains No more to see…

January 17, 2022

Odisha Girl Adds Sambalpuri Twist To Zumba Workout

Bhubaneswar: Workout has become funky with a Balangir girl adding Sambalpuri songs to Zumba, which is a craze among youngsters…

September 25, 2021

Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra Award Festival To Be Held Online From Sunday

Bhubaneswar: The 27th Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra (GKCM) Award Festival will be hosted online between September 5 and 9. Srjan will…

September 3, 2021

AnupamZ Mixes Sambalpuri Folk Dance In Bollywood-Inspired Fitness Programme

Bhubaneswar: Known for fusing dance and fitness, Odia choreographer Anupam Nayak aka AnupamZ has something up his sleeve again with…

August 28, 2021

[Watch] Dance Documentary By Puri’s Baisali Mohanty Released By UN

The multi-talented Baisali Mohanty has another feather in the cap. An Oxford University topper and a Policy Officer with the…

June 21, 2021

Guruma Laxmipriya Mohapatra: Pioneer Dancer Who Revolutionised Odia Ethos & Culture

Bhubaneswar: It was a marriage made in heaven and executed in earth. It was a union between two artistes, which…

March 21, 2021

Odisha Mourns! State’s First Odissi Dancer Laxmipriya Mohapatra Bids Adieu

Bhubaneswar: Laxmipriya Mohapatra, the first Odissi danseuse of Odisha and wife of the legendary Odissi dance guru Kelucharan Mohapatra, passed…

March 21, 2021